https://www.tdisdi.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/10/tender-helps-psd-diver-with-gear.jpg 628 1200 William Drumm https://www.tdisdi.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/header-web-live.png William Drumm2022-10-20 16:18:392022-10-25 12:12:29PSD Tenders – The Unsung Heros
The tenders are the heart of a team. They are decision makers, scene managers, and life support. They should be invested in and celebrated.
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The water rescue throw bag is one of the most versatile and highly effective tools for the first responder. Are your rescue throw bags in working order and is your team ready to use them?
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We’ve all seen it, whether in the public safety diving world or not: Folks getting stuck in their ways and insisting that their way is the best way. The problem with this mentality is that it doesn’t allow for new skills or ideas to be introduced to whole teams. Learn more about how to fix this mindset in this article.
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Join Dr. Thomas Powell and Alan Cale as they chat about all things public safety diving. They're doing a deep dive into public safety diving long-term planning. While things might be slow in the current COVID19 times, there are still things we can do while the world is on pause.
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Do you know the differences in the male and female bodies which make them respond to cold differently? This can be important to consider when potentially talking about or even performing an ice rescue. We’re exploring more about the things that cause females and males to react differently when hypothermia is in question.
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Here are some ideas to consider regarding alternative air. Not only which type of air we use but how often we train in these situations? There are different types of alternate air. How to choose the right one for your team? Here are the things to consider when choosing your alternative air source. The last factor to consider is why it is so critical that you carry an alternate air source.
https://www.tdisdi.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/08/body-position.png 628 1200 Adolfo Ruiz Cantero https://www.tdisdi.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/header-web-live.png Adolfo Ruiz Cantero2021-08-03 18:15:532021-09-09 17:52:24Public Safety Diver Tips & Tricks: Body Position
Searching for missing objects or evidence in a public safety mission should be taken seriously. By that we mean, proper training and preparations. With this comes practicing body positioning underwater while performing a search mission. We’re breaking down the ins and outs of body positioning and how your team can practice most effectively.
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Name: Sean Hidalgo From: Stockton CA Work: City of Stockton…
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Completing the proper documentation after every call is crucial to team success. It can also aid in avoiding the potential of running into any potential problems in the future. Here's a quick guide to understanding what your critical incident stress debriefings are and how you'll need to utilize them effectively.
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Do you know the difference between crime scene recovery and non-evidence recovery? The differences might not be as great as you think. In this article, we will look at the similarities and differences between these two types of recovery.
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Have you heard about the common beef between law enforcement and fire department public safety dive teams? It is real and alive; however, we’re calling for these teams to work together for the common good. Learn more about how these two types of teams can work together for the benefit of the community.
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Public safety divers often juggle a lot of roles. While you may not be called to testify for each and every call you go on. It's important to know what you need to do to be prepared to be called to testify no matter what call you go on. In this article we'll touch on the things you should keep in mind just in case.